Pitt Ohio Network Linehaul Planner in Rock Island, Illinois

Description/Job Summary

Dohrn Transfer is a leading Midwest LTL Carrier providing less-than-truckload, truckload, and value-added services throughout our 10-state service area. Join our team and become a part of our new growth and bright future! We offer competitive salary and a great benefit package in an exciting, rewarding industry.

Dohrn is currently seeking a Linehaul Coordinator at our Corporate Office in Rock Island, IL.


  • Responsible for the daily planning of the Line Haul system for 20+ terminals

  • Manage the Line Haul system for optimal performance, on-time arrivals, and highway safety

  • Evaluate overall Line Haul network and ways to improve efficiencies

  • Utilize Super Spin as needed in an effort to maximize network efficiency

  • Coach origin terminals to ensure compliance to load plan, projections, and timely launches

  • Contract sub service carriers as needed

  • Supply daily reports to the field and executive level on Line Haul network performance

  • Utilize problem solving techniques in an effort to eliminate waste

  • Work with sales and customer service as needed to satisfy internal and external customer needs

  • Ensure on-time arrival service in accordance with the organizational goals

  • Manage drivers to ensure timely and efficient arrival of our terminal to terminal freight

  • Process all paperwork and reports associated with the execution of the job daily

  • Communicate with other terminals, Central Dispatch, the corporate office, and next shift personnel to pass along pertinent information

  • Supervise, Train, Coach, and motivate employees while leading by example

  • Enforce Company policies and procedures

  • Prioritize work load to ensure deadlines are met

  • Assist with office clerical functions when needed

  • Work in a safe, professional manner to reduce personal risks and risks to fellow employees

  • Comply with Federal, State, and Company regulations

  • Work in a positive, supportive, and cooperative way at all times

  • Work flexible shifts based on operational needs

  • Perform other duties as needed


  • High School completion or equivalent

  • Valid Driver License

  • Must have the ability to read and write the English language and also perform simple mathematical calculations

  • Must consent to a ten-year check on work history; Any gap of 30 days or more must be indicated and explained; you may be asked to provide documentation; Discrepancies may prevent an application from being processed or a withdrawal of the job offer

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Excellent data entry and typing skills preferred

  • Experience in LTL Transportation preferred

  • Detail-oriented, analytical thinker, and problem-solver

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and react to change productively

  • Ability to navigate multiple computer systems

  • Supervisory experience preferred

  • Ability to work in a team as well as individually

  • Excellent attendance


  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Primarily sedentary work, which involves sitting most of the time

  • May be occasionally required to exert up to 20 pounds of force and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects

  • The general office environment is favorable; Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are minimal hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc;

  • Visual Acuity including regular use of items including a computer screen or monitor

  • Manual dexterity is regularly required including fingering, grasping, and typing; manual dexterity includes repetitive motion of the wrists, hands, and fingers

  • Talking and hearing required to communicate with and listen to others to share or receive information; May be occasionally exposed to noise including telephone, office machinery, and conversations of others